Music History at The Ryman Auditorium {Tennessee}

Music History at The Ryman Auditorium {Tennessee}

One of my favorite things in this small corner of the internet that I've claimed is that moment of excitement when I have been to a place that another blogger has been to. These moments of a shared location just seem to connect us through time and space. The Ryman Auditorium is one such place [...]

Music & Wine at Arrington Vineyards {Tennessee}

Music & Wine at Arrington Vineyards {Tennessee}

Just outside of Nashville, in the beautiful area of Franklin and tucked away from the main roads, is Arrington Vineyards. We had family in town and decided on a picnic here at the vineyard and we could not have found a more perfect place to enjoy a summer day. All through Nashville you can find [...]

A Walk to Cataract Falls – Great Smoky Mountains National Park {Tennessee}

A Walk to Cataract Falls – Great Smoky Mountains National Park {Tennessee}

Ah, the Great Smoky Mountains- so beautiful, so majestic. No trip to this part of Tennessee is complete without a visit to this historic park. Great Smoky Mountain National Park encompasses 522,419 acres across Tennessee and North Carolina and is a part of the greater Appalachian Mountains that carry on through to the north part [...]

Food, Fun, and Kitsch in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg {Tennessee}

Food, Fun, and Kitsch in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg {Tennessee}

The areas of Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg sit right in the foothills of Great Smoky Mountain National Park. These areas have become sort of resort towns in a way with the millions of visitors that go through on their way to the park. Because of this high volume of tourists, there is no end to [...]

To Dolly With Love – A Day at Dollywood {Tennessee}

To Dolly With Love – A Day at Dollywood {Tennessee}

There is no question that Tennessee loves its music artists. Nashville of course is teaming with stars that have found their place in country music. The west part of the state boasts of being home to the King himself where visitors can tour Graceland and see where Elvis came from. But the east part of [...]

Exploring Downtown Knoxville {Tennessee}

Exploring Downtown Knoxville {Tennessee}

Of Tennessee's favorite cities Knoxville is high on the list coming just under Nashville. We found ourselves with a few hours of enjoying this beautiful city and we quickly saw why this is such a favorite place in Tennessee. Knoxville (photo:: architecturaldigest.com) Our first stop was a visit to the campus of University of Tennessee. [...]